Baptism or Thanksgiving

The birth of a child (or the discovery of new faith in later life) is an important moment and is for many people a time when they would like to explore a closer relationship with the Church.


is the start of an amazing journey of faith as candidates join the family of the church. For those being baptised it is a day of deep significance and a wonderful day of joy and celebration for friends and family.


is the ideal service for those wishing to give thanks to God for the birth of a new child and to ask for a special blessing in parenting. This service can be combined with baptism or can stand alone.

We’d love to talk to you more about how to arrange a Baptism (sometimes called Christening) or a Thanksgiving service. Please call us or use the contact form provided.

Click here to discover more about the baptism of a child in the Church of England.

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